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​Coming off of a four game winning streak, rumors are beginning to take shape for the Cubs. Matt Garza, who is one of the top pitchers expected to be traded away before the end of the month, has been joined on the trading block by relief pitcher Kevin Gregg and outfielder Alfonso Soriano. Gregg and Soriano, both experienced veterans, have impressed many GMs around the league, especially on the hot streak the Cubs have been on. Soriano has hit 5 homers in his last seven games, reviving rumors that he might be dealt to a team in need of a right handed hitter. The Rangers, who might lose outfielder Nelson Cruz because of the biogenesis scandal, are reportedly looking for a solid backup with a strong bat just in case. Soriano had previously been linked to the Rangers, and the deal would still make a lot of sense. Gregg, who now has 15 saves to go along with his 1.78 ERA and has been catching a lot of attention around the league. ​ Due to the way he has been pitching, the Cub...
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